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Offline whirlpooltech

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GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« on: January 31, 2012, 03:21:01 PM »
The customer says their GE washer leaks a little water.
I will be looking at it in the morning. Don't often work on GE appliance.

What should I look for, besides water on the floor?  :2funny:

Model WPRE6150H1WT



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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2012, 04:19:06 PM »
1) fill & drain hoses
2)overfill hose
3)pump & pump hose
 
 
 
i find leaks most of time coming from #2 due to air dome hose clogged or valve not shutting off fast enough.

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #2 on: January 31, 2012, 04:21:06 PM »
Seems like the way the drain hose attaches to the back of the washer would be a week point on these washers. I have only seen a few over the years, but I always thought it was odd how they go about attaching the drain hose.

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #3 on: January 31, 2012, 04:25:26 PM »
that why its listed #1 , just to check 1st. , yes , the drain hose is connected way different then any one else. drain hose plastic strap breaks alot. O0

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2012, 04:28:15 PM »
Check tub seal, drain hose, overflow tube. Those are where I see most of the leaks.

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2012, 04:33:44 PM »
Flood hose # 853 if they put in to much soap it will leak on floor of washer.Also if shifter coil is bad the whole tub will spin and water will come out flood hose.Also look at standpipe as water maybe coming out of there.

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2012, 04:40:37 PM »
Lets us no what happens tomorrow.

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2012, 06:02:26 PM »
Thanks  O0

Will let you know what I find.

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #8 on: February 03, 2012, 07:53:41 PM »
what did you find on this ge  whirlpooltech?

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Re: GE Washer WPRE6150H1WT Leaks Water?
« Reply #9 on: February 03, 2012, 08:13:44 PM »
Could not find anything leaking.
Took the front off and ran some water through it a few times and everything was dry.

The inside panels looked like they had some dried soap/water residue on them as did the base of the washer, but after filling it full and pumping it out a few times I did not find any leaks.

What do you think about that?

 

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